Here are today’s top stories from The Lima News for Monday, August 17.
The Democratic National Convention is getting ready to start, and some are wondering why former Governor John Kaysick is speaking. He is speaking up loudly these days against Trump. The convention going virtual also adds an interesting wrinkle. Read more.
The Democratic-run House on Sunday demanded a few answers from the post office. They’re asking that leaders of the U.S. Postal Service testify at an emergency oversight hearing Aug. 24 on mail delays. Concerns are growing that the Trump White House is trying to undermine the agency during the pandemic while states expand mail-in voting options for the November presidential election. Read more.
Today’s podcast is sponsored by Fat Jack’s Pizza. Fat Jack’s Pizza dining rooms are now open at two locations, on Spencerville Road and on West Street in Lima, and carryout only at the Findlay Road location. Their combination subs are back, for only $5.75. Fat Jacks, celebrating 45 years as Limaland’s favorite pizza.
More than one hundred classic cars were on display Sunday at the Midwest Shooting Center near Cridersville. The business brought back a tradition that stems from more than 20 years ago when the property was Endless Endeavors. Read more.
In Sports, the NBA playoffs are beginning. This is the beginning of a two-month journey to see what team will be able to say it won a championship. Read more.
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